IT Business Partner - Kuwait
Job no: ITBP
Kuwait Head Office
Alshaya IT is a diverse organisation supporting corporate, warehouse and retail specific IT infrastructure and systems. We have software teams creating and developing in-house applications and product teams optimising and integrating major third party solutions. The rate of growth across divisions and geographies means we are constantly evaluating how we provide robust, scalable and business enabling infrastructure and systems in line with global benchmark standards.
Alshaya is a diverse business – with a store
and restaurant network of over 3,400 units and head office functions spanning
finance, HR, property, IT and more working across multiple MENA markets. This
fast-paced and diverse business environment provides unique challenges. In
addition to this is the continued expansion of the business and the need for
divisions such as IT to change, develop and stay ahead to better serve both our
customers and our internal stakeholders.
Working as an IT
Business Partner provides the opportunity for experienced IT project managers
with at least 3 years' experience in a related field to work as internal
consultants identifying new solutions and liaising with business leaders to
shape ideas in to robust CRM, omni-channel or ecommerce solutions.
We are looking for
individuals that can drive innovation in CRM, omni-channel solutions and
ecommerce within a fast-paced and demanding environment. You will support
project managers in the execution and delivery of solutions, evaluate and
negotiate with various vendors and own the relationships with senior
stakeholders within our diverse business.
With more than 75
brands operating over multiple countries this is an exciting opportunity to
work on diverse CRM, omni-channel and ecommerce projects on an international
scale. If you have the communication, influencing and team leadership skills to
deliver results on a large scale then this role could see you at the forefront
of change management for one of the region's leading retail franchise
M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for nearly 90 of the world’s most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 3,900 stores across diverse customer sectors: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment.
Alshaya’s stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 53,000 people from over 120 nationalities.
The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service. Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure. It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East. In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments.
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